Fire razes two homes

Two families have lost their homes in separate fire incidents in the last 48 hours.

Police have confirmed? that? the ?first incident occurred at Naivicula Village, Wainibuka when a home belonging to a 31 year old farmer was completely destroyed in a fire.

The victim?s home is located approximately 200meters away from the village and the estimated cost of damage is $3,000.

The cause of fire is yet to be determined.

The second case of fire was reported at the Digiyaga Settlement in Dreketi at 1am where a home belonging to a 65 year old laborer was completely destroyed.

Police say that the ?house was vacant at the time of the incident and the cost of damage is estimated at $20,000.

Investigations into both cases continue .

 

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